Cornstarch & Water - Two Ingredient Tuesday

Cornstarch & Water - Two Ingredient Tuesday

Add water to cornstarch and see what happens! It looks like a liquid lying in the pan, but when you press on it, it hardens and feels like a solid!

Ages:
3 - 7
Est. Time:

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. cornstarch
  2. water
  1. Pour cornstarch into a bowl or pan, slowly add water and mix until a very special effect happen. 

  2. The mixture becomes hard the more pressure you apply to it. For more cool effects, add food coloring and you can see the colors changing as you press down.